Category Archives: Neighborhoods

16 Candles, Buckinghams, Too White Crew, School of Rock set for JEFF FEST

The entertainment schedule for the Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce’s “Jeff Fest” arts and music festival includes pop legend the Buckinghams, 1980s tribute band 16 Candles, hip hop tribute band Too White

Memory care center gets warm reception

by BRIAN NADIG A proposal to build a senior memory care center at 3655 N. Central Ave. received a warm reception from the 100 residents who attended a June 29 community meeting

Milwaukee-Wilson affordable housing plan not moving forward; tax credits had been sought

by BRIAN NADIG A developer had been seeking low-income housing tax credits for a possible 43-unit residential development at 4601-11 N. Milwaukee Ave., but the project is not moving forward. The development

Norwood Park storage proposal on July 19 agenda, but veterinary plan withdrawn

by BRIAN NADIG The 41st Ward Zoning Advisory Committee will be resuming discussions this month on a planned storage facility in Norwood Park, but a proposal for an animal hospital is not

Local Goods Chicago planning to sell liquor

by BRIAN NADIG Local Goods Chicago gift shop, 5422 W. Devon Ave., is planning to become the second business in Downtown Edgebrook to sell packaged liquor. "We’ve had a lot of customers

Owl sculpture now greets Edgebrook shoppers

by BRIAN NADIG Everyday Edgebrook recently had a 4-foot-tall aluminum owl installed at 5422 W. Devon Ave. as part of the Chicago Sculpture Exhibit. The exhibit leases sculptures to community groups for